• 1Search for courses by Study Area, Level and Location
  • 2We deliver you all the matched results
  • 3Choose one or more course providers to contact you

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date



Head Of City Design

City of Port Phillip - Melbourne, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency
Source: uWorkin



Head of City Design

  • Senior Executive Officer package including 9.5% Super.
  • Full time, Temporary 8-month parental leave backfill opportunity
  • St Kilda Town Hall with work from home flexibility

About The Role

Lead a team of motivated design professionals to help us meet the challenges of a growing City of Port Phillip. Collaborate across the organisation to ensure integrated and strategic outcomes for the design of the urban environment. Provide a high level of professional urban design expertise to the Manager City Strategy, Design and Sustainability, General Manager City Growth and Organisational Capacity and other internal Departments, Council and the community.

  • Lead the City Design team including preparation and delivery of work programs and budget
  • Develop staff capacity to improve guidance, spatial thinking and built form improvements
  • Lead the development of design standards, policies and their application
  • Identify innovative solutions to complex and competing urban issues
  • Provide professional and timely advice relating to urban design, architecture, and heritage

Skills And Experience
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, management or a related discipline
  • Experience in leading urban design (or a related field) programs
  • Experience in leading, developing and managing a team
  • Community engagement and stakeholder relationship experience
  • Highly developed skills in communicating complex ideas to a range of stakeholders

Security Requirements And Professional Obligations

Pre-employment screening will apply to all Senior Executive Officer appointments

Prior to a formal letter of offer, preferred applicants will be asked to provide:
  • evidence of mandatory qualifications/registrations/licences

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to evidence of a Working with Children Check (employee type with City of Port Phillip registered as the organisation).

How To Apply

Click Apply.

All applicants must provide a cover letter in response to the Key Selection Criteria which is located on the last page of the position description. The cover letter should be a maximum of two pages.

Further information can be obtained by contacting Craig McLean, Manager City Strategy, Design and Sustainability, on phone: 9209 6587 or email: Craig.McLean@portphillip.vic.gov.au

Applications close midnight Monday 5 April 2021

If you have accessibility requirements or require an adjustment to participate in our recruitment and selection process, please contact Barb Lawrence (HR Business Partner - Recruitment) on 0466 859 533 or email: recruitment@portphillip.vic.gov.au

City of Port Phillip has zero tolerance for child abuse and is a committed Child Safe organisation, so our selection process, which includes rigorous background checks, reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

Melbourne, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency


Shortlist Job